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Sarah Reicks

Foldable bicycle

Ez-Living Inc., San Diego, has introduced Fold-N-Go, a line of foldable bicycles that offers high-performance quality and portability, the company says.

Bicycles fold to stow easily on a boat and can accommodate riders up to 230 pounds. No tools are required for assembly, and each bicycle takes less than 20 seconds to fold, according to the company.

Cost begins at $129.95. Bicycles are available online or by calling toll-free (800) 906-8891.

Fishing nets

Handmade Loki Nets, Knoxville, Tenn., offers the Tangle-Less net, made from rubber-coated knotless nylon.

Designed for catch-and-release fishermen, Tangle-Less is a sport fishing net with a telescoping handle for fishing from a boat or from shore.

For pricing and ordering information, contact Calderone and Associates at (309) 344-5163 or visit

Multi-purpose tool

Gerber Blades offers the Diesel Multi-Plier designed to fix most problems that can occur on a boat.

The Diesel is made from stainless steel and is rust-resistant. It features a serrated knife, pliers and scissors, and has cross and straight-slot screwdrivers, a file to sharpen fishhooks, and saw blade.

Cost varies based on features. The Diesel Multi-Plier is available at area fishing and boating supply retailers.

For more information, visit

Boat enclosure

Taylor Marine offers FastBack enclosures, which double usable living space of a cruiser by converting the aft cockpit into an enclosed living space.

The enclosure has 6 feet of headroom space and roll-down isinglass windows with built-in screens. It folds into a 48-inch bundle for storage.

FastBack covers are available with SeaRay, Wellcraft, Regal, Chapparal and Monterey boats.